NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 01, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Galveston; Douglas Kiker) Coast Guard statement regarding oil spill in Galveston Bay, Texas, reported; details given of barge collision with tanker in Houston ship channel and government release of oil-eating microbes to lessen effect on salt marshes and estuaries; scenes shown. [US Coast Guard Dennis SCHEAFER, Texas water commission Buck WYNNE - comment.] [Army Corp of Engineers Thomas RENNIE, Texas parks and wildlife department Larry McKINNEY - comment on channel deepening and widening.]
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